ITR12: Inclusive Technologies for Reading: Pilot

Referring Tools: 
Free tools for reading
Description: 
A chance to explore in detail a range of free and inexpensive technologies” that can be used to improve the reading experience. The course will give participants a chance to explore in detail a range of free and inexpensive technologies they can use to improve the reading experience of people they support.
Developer: 
Load2Learn
Target group: 
teachers, parents, special needs support staff and anyone supporting people who have difficulties accessing text due to a print impairment (this includes blindness, partial sight, dyslexia and related difficulties as well as a range of physical disabiliti
Positive elements: 
The course is experiential and practical. We believe that you cannot use technology just by learning about it, hands on experience is essential. The course goes beyond acquiring knowledge and skills. It seeks to ensure that participants will continue to l
Limitations: 
8 October 2012 and 22 March 2013. 22 weeks 5-7 h/week See also at: http://load2learn.org.uk/training/onlinecourse/